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Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope
Copy of AUI and WVU Sign $1 Million Agreement with NRAO
September 23, 2013 at 6:39 pm | Announcement

AUI and NRAO signed agreement with WVU to Use GBT

NRAO Media Tip Sheet September 2015
NRAO Media Tip Sheet September 2015
September 23, 2013 at 2:00 am | Tip Sheet

NRAO Media Tip Sheet September 2015: Science, engineering, and technology milestones.

Artist's impression of Voyager 1's position on the sky when observed by the Very Long Baseline Array
Voyager 1 Spotted from Earth with VLBA and GBT Telescopes
September 12, 2013 at 9:10 pm | News Release

Earlier this year, the National Science Foundation’s Very Long Baseline Array telescope turned its gaze to NASA’s famed Voyager 1 and captured an image of this iconic spacecraft’s faint radio signal.

Powerful Jets Blowing Material Out of Galaxy
September 5, 2013 at 9:04 pm | News Release

Astronomers using a worldwide network of radio telescopes have found strong evidence that a powerful jet of material propelled to nearly light speed by a galaxy’s central black hole is blowing massive amounts of gas out of the galaxy.

Planetary Nebula NGC 6302
ALMA Opens Another Window on the Universe with Band 8 Receivers
September 2, 2013 at 8:57 pm | News Release

ALMA has opened another window on the Universe as astronomers successfully used the new Band 8 receivers to observe the distribution of atomic carbon in a planetary nebula dubbed NGC 6302.

Graphic showing how radio waves are bent
Gas Cloud Causes Multiple Images of Distant Quasar
August 28, 2013 at 8:52 pm | News Release

For the first time, astronomers have seen the image of a distant quasar split into multiple images by the effects of a cloud of ionized gas in our own Milky Way Galaxy.

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